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Roxana Robinson

Roxana Robinson
Beowulf Sheehan

Roxana Robinson is the author of more than ten books, including the novels Sparta and Cost; short story collections; and the biography Georgia O'Keeffe: A Life. Her work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Vogue, among other publications. She has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation, and she was president of the Authors Guild from 2014 to 2017. She teaches in the Hunter College MFA program and divides her time among New York, Connecticut, and Maine.

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February 15 - March 26, 2020

Meet novelist and memoirist Roxana Robinson as she discusses her semi-biographical Reconstruction-era historical novel, Dawson’s Fall.

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Dawson's Fall

Dawson's Fall

A cinematic Reconstruction-era drama of violence and fraught moral reckoning

In Dawson’s Fall, a novel based on the lives of Roxana Robinson’s great-grandparents, we see America...

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Dawson's Fall

Roxana Robinson
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Sarah Crichton Books

A cinematic Reconstruction-era drama of violence and fraught moral reckoning

In Dawson’s Fall, a novel based on the lives of Roxana Robinson’s great-grandparents, we see America...

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Sparta

Roxana Robinson
Picador
Picador

Conrad Farrell does not come from a military family, but as a classics major at Williams College, he has encountered the powerful appeal of the Marine Corps ethic: Semper Fidelis comes straight...

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Cost

Roxana Robinson
Picador
Picador

Julia Lambert, an artist, is spending the summer in her old Maine farmhouse. During a visit from her elderly parents, she hopes to mend complicated relationships with her domineering father, a retired...

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